Table 2

Absolute and relative smoking rate differences (95% confidence intervals) between the most affluent and deprived neighbourhoods and neighbourhoods with the highest and lowest proportions of Māori

Absolute smoking rate gap
Estimate without PEGS15.612.7
Relative smoking rate gap
Actual2.84 (2.75 to 2.93)2.33 (2.26 to 2.41)
Estimate without PEGS2.81 (2.72 to 2.90)2.30 (2.23 to 2.37)